About Our Chapter

The Sacramento Chapter of CFMA was organized in 1988 with the objective of
Uniting area Construction Financial Managers; providing a forum through which members can meet to exchange ideas; coordinating Construction Financial Manager education programs; and enhancing the role and promoting the Construction Financial Manager’s image.



Sacramento Chapter History


The Sacramento Chapter of CFMA was incorporated on November 8, 1988. The initial Officers and Board members were 

PresidentLinda Clifford, C.C. Meyers, Inc.
Vice PresidentArthur Nickerson, A. Teichert & Son, Inc.
SecretaryJim McGowan, Mark Diversified
TreasurerGary Woods, Point West Bank
At-Large DirectorsDick Padilla, Luppen & Hawley, Inc.
 Allen Ketchum, A. Teichert & Son, Inc.
 John Donovan, S.J. Gallina & Co.
Membership ChairTerri Altman, Allen Bender
Finance ChairLarry Taylor, S.J. Gallina & Co.
Program ChairDewey Lee, C.C. Meyers, Inc.
Community Involvement ChairJohn Lenk, Campbell Construction Company



Throughout over three decades of service, the Chapter has worked with industry organizations, including:

  • Associated Builders and Contractors
  • Associated General Contractors of California
  • American Subcontractors Association
  • California State Univ., Sacramento – Schools of Engineering and Business
  • Sacramento Builders Exchange
  • Women Construction Owners and Executives 

Our Chapter has received over 25 national awards. At CFMA's 2016 National Conference, the Sacramento Chapter was recognized for: 

  • Founder's Recognition Award
  • Chapter Showcase for "Christmas Promise"